The SpaceThe home has an open plan, large indoor-outdoor living area, with comfy furniture to relax in, both in and outside. Curl up with a good book from our library in the upstairs reading nook, or overlooking our billabong on the outdoor lounge. Enjoy an outdoor bar b q, or cook what you like in our fully equipped modern kitchen. Choose a movie you like from our huge dvd collection and watch it on our 3D 65 inch screen, in full surround stereo. Or if you want privacy, get on the internet with our free wifi in your bedroom on the laptop desk, or play some relaxing music from our cd collection on the in-room cd player. In room TV is also available on your laptop through our network tuner. There is so much to entertain you, so many ways to relax... Guest AccessYou have full access to our kitchen if you wish to cook, the modern laundry facilities if needed, free wifi and phone, except for International and 1300 numbers, full access to our large lounge, huge flat screen tv, stereo, dvd, cd and book libraries . We also provide free anytime snacks and an extensive range of teas and coffees. A set of bicycles is available for day trips or exercise rides around the area where there are many waterfront and bushland bike trails. A gym and swimming pool in the resort are also available for your free use on request. We have a spare car that you can use for local day trips at a cost recovery price only and we can also provide airport transfers if required, door to door, at lower cost than either a taxi or public transport. Interaction with GuestsWe aim to be available to help you at any time during your stay, arrange some washing for you, help with transport and directions or suggestions regarding local restaurants, cafes and shopping, provide Myki cards for you to get around easily,even cook an evening meal or arrange a picnic lunch if you wish to do a day trip in our car or on the bicycles. We have a full business desk available if needed for your free use, with computer, large 32inch screen, (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN), printer, scanner etc. The NeighborhoodBuilt on Melbourne's bayside and developed with both a set of fabulous lakes and a Greg Norman designed golf course, Sanctuary Lakes is a resort lifestyle community. It is a great venue for avid golfers or nature lovers alike, situated amongst bayside bushland, creeks and lakes, with many trails and walking/bike tracks to explore. Weribee open plains zoo is only a few kilometers away and there are at least 4 large shopping malls, two with theatres, within ten kilometers. You will never be short of things to do, including a day trip down the Great Ocean Road if you wish, much more accessible from this location than any other part of Melbourne. Getting AroundThe bus stop is over the road from the house. The closest rail station is 5km away but accessible by bus and the Melbourne cbd is just 25 minutes away by train. We can provide door to door airport transfers for you at a very cheap cost and a spare car to use at cost. Taxis are also available and are fairly prompt in this area. Other Things to NoteSanctuary Lakes is a large resort lifestyle community, on Melbourne's Port Philip Bay, situated around 25 minutes by train from Melbourne's cbd and about the same from the airport. There is a bus stop opposite the home and an extensive shopping mall only 30 minutes walk, or an 8 minute bike ride away. A lakeside cafe, the resort gym and swimming pool are just 20 minutes walk or a five minute bike ride away, as is the Silver service Lakeside Restaurant for fine dining. The shopping mall has a great selection of international restaurants.